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Events

Devoted Omaha couple, Carol and Rick Russell, receives Lifesaver Award

Article courtesy of Tom O’Connor, UNMC public relations One of Omaha’s most devoted couples – Carol and Rick Russell – received the annual Lifesaver Award on April 29 at the 17th Annual Spring ...

By |May 14th, 2019|Tags: |

In conjunction with Nebraska Science Festival, attorney/bioethicist discusses Right to Try Act in Nebraska and clinical research trials

Beth Roxland, J.D., M. Bioethics, is an experienced attorney and ethicist who has worked in a wide range of areas including law, government, academia, and the corporate world. She is ...

By |May 2nd, 2019|Tags: , |

NE SciFest starts Friday

More than 100+ activities to take place during the festival April 5 marks the beginning of the 2019 Nebraska Science Festival. And, with more than a 100 events, how will ...

By |April 4th, 2019|Tags: |

Do We Have the Right to Try? The Movement, the Law and the Societal Impact with Beth Roxland

Join the Nebraska Coalition of Lifesaving Cures as they welcome Beth E. Roxland, J.D., M.Bioethics, Senior Consultant, as she presents "Right to Try Laws" at the April 23 Omaha Science Cafe. ...

By |March 22nd, 2019|Tags: |

Grant Imahara to headline 2019 Nebraska Science Festival

A recognized electronics and robots expert from Discovery Channel's Mythbusters, Grant Imahara has worked on some of the most famous movie and TV robots of all time including R2-D2 and the ...

By |February 12th, 2019|Tags: |

Living organ donation is topic of Feb. 19 Omaha Science Cafe

Wendy Grant, M.D., professor of surgery in the division of transplantation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and a member of the organ transplant team at Nebraska Medicine, will ...

By |February 11th, 2019|Tags: |

Climate Change is topic of Jan. 15 Omaha Science Cafe

UNMC College of Public Health professor, Jesse Bell, Ph.D., is featured speaker. Jesse Bell, Ph.D., will discuss why climate change matters to our health at the next Omaha Science Café at ...

By |January 7th, 2019|Tags: |

Pediatric brain cancer is topic of Dec. 11 Omaha Science Cafe

Jonathan Schwartz, D.O., assistant professor in the division of pediatric hematology/oncology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, will discuss research and awareness for pediatric brain ...

By |November 28th, 2018|Tags: |

Nebraska Science Festival registration opens Oct. 24

Teachers encouraged to register classes early for 2019 student expos. The 2019 Nebraska Science Festival may be months away, but organizers are encouraging teachers to register their classes now for ...

By |October 12th, 2018|Tags: |

The epidemic of domestic violence is topic of Oct. 17 Omaha Science Cafe

Angela Brown, Sara Eliason and Jacquie Gordon from the Women’s Center for Advancement’s Prevention & Education team will be speaking about the prevalence and far-reaching impact of domestic violence at ...

By |October 4th, 2018|Tags: |

Media Contacts

VICTORIA KOHOUT
Executive Director
Nebraska Coalition
for Lifesaving Cures

402.390.2461 victoria@nebraskacures.com


ANN PEDERSEN
Director of Public Relations
OBI Creative

402.397.7158 apedersen@obicreative.com